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Mark Mahaney, RBC Capital Markets, explains why the rise of startups is actually good for public companies, and shares his thoughts on avoiding a unicorn bubble.
Payments firm Adyen has snagged a $2.3 billion valuation after funding from a wealth management firm that counts Mark Zuckerberg as a client.
A drone startup coming off a big win with the Federal Aviation Administration now has a fresh cash pile to put more planes in the air.
Elizabeth Holmes, Theranos founder & CEO, discusses how the company has been able to make early detection a reality. in a field of tough competitors.
Elizabeth Holmes, Theranos founder & CEO, shares her story of upending the medical testing industry by developing a system to detect disease early on and with less blood. Also Holmes addresses privacy and pricing issues.
Dorsey will not be distracted by running two tech companies at the same time, investors said. The New York Times reports.
Working on weekends in a cramped fraternity room, four friends at MIT built a computer program that would give websites a new way to make money without online ads. Now, following a trend at colleges nationwide, MIT is partnering with Boston University's law school to open a free legal clinic for campus entrepreneurs. "There is this increasing interest among our...
Sir Richard Branson, Virgin Group founder, talks about some of his past failures and the lessons he learned from them. Also Branson shares his thoughts on what he looks for in a great entrepreneur.
Sir Richard Branson, Virgin Group founder, discusses how he chooses the kinds of businesses he wants to be in.
Sir Richard Branson, Virgin Group founder, shares leadership advice for budding entrepreneurs. And Terry Johnson, Original Stix founder, discusses his startup which makes iPhone cases out of broken hockey sticks.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on payment start-up Square's plans to go public in the coming weeks.
Agrilyst, an online platform that provides data analytics to greenhouse growers, took top honors at TechCrunch Disrupt's start-up pitch competition.
A growing list start-ups have been hit with complaints in California over the employee status of contract workers.
SAN FRANCISCO— Nasdaq has long been known as the "tech-heavy" stock exchange, where some of Silicon Valley's best-known companies have gone to sell shares. New York- based Nasdaq, through an affiliated foundation, is opening what it calls an "Entrepreneurial Center" Thursday in a trendy commercial district south of San Francisco's Market Street.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on how Dollar Shave Club was able to battle and beat long-established shaving leaders.
NY's financial services regulator grated a "BitLicense" aimed at protecting consumers.
NEW YORK, Sept 22- Circle Internet Financial, a Boston- based bitcoin startup backed by Goldman Sachs Group Inc, has received New York's first BitLicense, allowing it to offer digital currency services in the state. The BitLicense from the New York Department of Financial Services is based on the first set of U.S. state guidelines for companies that operate in...
CNBC's Jon Fortt reports on home automation company, Quirky, filing for bankruptcy.
NEW YORK, Sept 22- New York state's financial services regulator has granted a "BitLicense," its first, to a virtual currency, the agency announced on Tuesday. The license went to Circle Internet Financial, a Boston- based bitcoin startup, the New York Department of Financial Services said. Circle is backed by $76 million in venture capital from Goldman Sachs Group...
HELSINKI— Micha Benoliel grew up in France and launched his first technology startup there, but he never forgot the atmosphere of adventure and optimism in San Francisco, where he studied in the early 1990 s. Its best and brightest prefer to emigrate to Silicon Valley, or sell their ideas on to U.S. firms before they have a chance to establish themselves.